Jessica Chobot is a TV host, writer, podcaster, and paranormal researcher who’s hosted multiple pop-culture themed news programs for more than a decade. Her self-described “insatiable curiosity” has prompted her to research and report on stories involving paranormal phenomena, strange encounters and UFO sightings around the world.
Chobot was host for the Nerdist News Talks Back, and Mothership over at Nerdist.com. She made appearances as a judge in season one and two of ABC’s BattleBots. Chobot is a co-writer for the upcoming comic series FIREBRAND from Legendary comics, as well as a freelance host for both TV and web.
Chobot spent the first half of her career at IGN Entertainment where she hosted the popular web shows, IGN Strategize and The Daily Fix. From there it was a natural jump into television where she hosted G4TV's Proving Ground, alongside Ryan Dunn, and as a field correspondent for G4s Attack of the Show and XPlay. She also hosted the two-part special, Sand Wars, on the Travel Channel.
As a notable and knowledgeable woman in tech, video games and entertainment, Chobot has made appearances as an industry expert for ABC World News, EXTRA!, FOX News Live, CBS News and more.